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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Tuesday

Stocks slipped Tuesday after several U.S. companies delivered disappointing results and forecasts. Energy companies followed the price of crude oil lower.

For the day:

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 41.62 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 17,581.43.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 5.29 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 2,065.89.

The Nasdaq Composite index dipped 4.56 points, or 0.1 per cent, to 5,030.15.

For the week:

The Dow Jones industrial average is down 65.27 points, or 0.4 per cent.

The S&P 500 has lost 9.26 points, or 0.5 per cent.

The Nasdaq is down 1.72 points, or less than 0.1 per cent.

For the year:

The Dow is down 241.64 points, or 1.4 per cent.

The S&P is up 6.99 points, or 0.3 per cent.

The Nasdaq is up 294.09 points, or 6.2 per cent.